Library Information and Updates

Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) buildings are open to the public.
Per Washington State’s COVID-19 mandate, masks are required for all staff and visitors.
If you are unable to wear a mask, we have convenient alternative services.
Library staff appreciate your patience and understanding
. Thank you.

CURRENT LIBRARY SERVICES

ALERT: SUMAS LIBRARY IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

IN-PERSON SERVICES: All library buildings are open. Find the hours for your branch at the list below. Come inside to browse, check out books and magazines, pick up a movie on DVD or music CDs, use library computers and printers, and ask staff for reference assistance. Please note: We are closed Nov. 25 and Nov. 26.

ALTERNATIVE SERVICES: If you are unable to wear a mask or prefer a no-contact experience, curbside pick up of library materials and other alternative services are available. See the list below.

DIGITAL SERVICES: Explore eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies and music, databases, and more at wcls.org/digital-content.

CURBSIDE PICK UP: Reserve materials and pick them up curbside. Don’t know what you want? Call us. We’ll put together a bag of books, DVDs and more based on your interests. Please allow 24 hours for fulfillment. Find out more here.

NEW: Schedule your curbside pick up appointment online through our Scheduler page at wcls.org/pickup

PRINTING: Call your local branch to arrange document printing and pick up.

WIFI AND LAPTOPS: We offer free WiFi, including access from library parking lots. You can borrow a library laptop for use on library property. One hour limit, based on availability.

ONLINE EVENTS: You can find lots to do on our events calendar, wcls.org/happenings.

Get up-to-date information about COVID-19 at the Whatcom County Department of Health and the Washington State Department of Health. To ensure the health of our community, we are following  Gov. Jay Inslee’s Healthy Washington plan.

LIBRARY OPEN HOURS & CURBSIDE PICKUP

BranchDay and TimePhone
BlaineMon-Thurs 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-305-3637
Deming Mon-Thurs 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-592-2422
EversonMon-Thurs 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-966-5100
FerndaleMon-Thurs 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-384-3647
IslandTues 1:00 PM-7:00 PM
Thurs 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-758-7145
LyndenMon-Thurs 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-354-4883
N. ForkTues 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Wed 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Thurs 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-599-2020
NW Drive
Library
Express
Daily: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM
360-305-3600
Pt. RobertsTues 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Wed 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-945-6545
Point Roberts Library Express
(holds pick-up and returns only)
Daily: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM 360-945-6545
S. WhatcomTues-Wed 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thurs-Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
360-305-3632
SumasSUMAS LIBRARY IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE360-988-2501
Mobile Svcs
Bkmobile
Glenhaven: Mon-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Birch Bay: Wed-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Wickersham: Thurs-3:00 – 5:00 pm
Lake Samish: Thurs-5:30 – 7:00 pm
360-305-3599